Composed by Jim Steinman and Don Black. First recorded by Meat Loaf in 1998 for his album The Very Best of Meat Loaf. He recorded the song again in 1999 (as a duet with American vocalist Patti Russo) and released it as a single. It peaked at No.15 in the UK. Patti Russo is featured as Meat Loaf’s duet partner on numerous albums, singles and videos. She has also been Meat Loaf’s opening act at concerts, debuting her own original material.